NumberÂ ofÂ NigeriansÂ inÂ theÂ US
How many Nigerians are there in the US?
The American Community Survey, conducted by the US Census Bureau, reports there are 195,282 US residents born in Nigeria, which represents about 0.5% of the US foreign-born population. Nigeria is the most represented African country in the US, followed by Egypt and Ethiopia. What’s more, 241,001 Americans claim to have Nigerian ancestry.